Story and Photo By Laura Green, Public Relations for Southern Area At the Southern Area Women’s Institute 104th Convention held in St. Paul’s Station on Oct. 20th, the Maryn Pardy Scholarship for an active 4-H member in Southern Area Women’s Institute area was awarded to Adam Reid. Adam is enrolled in the first year of the two-year Agriculture diploma program at University of Guelph – Ridgetown Campus. He is a very active 4-H member with Chatham-Kent and Essex 4-H Associations. In 2017 he received the 42 Project Provincial Seal. He volunteers for and is a member of many organizations in his community in Chatham-Kent. He has time to raise several Speckle-Park beef cattle and is a graduate from Ridgetown District High School. Making the presentation to Adam are Southern Area President Michelle Loosemore, Kent District President Shirley Ashton and Scholarship chairperson Eleanor Williams.